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a look at what happened in louisiana yesterday. a sinkhole swallowed trees and drained the water right out of the bayou. jazeera america. >> i'm kim bondy, growing up in news the interesting thing will be >>> and take a look at what [[voiceover]] every day, events sweep across our country. and with them, a storm of views. how can you fully understand the impact unless you've heard angles you hadn't considered? antonio mora brings you smart conversation that challenges the status quo with unexpected opinions and a fresh outlook. including yours. content while setting new standards in journalism. >> a new voice of journalism in the u.s., al jazeera america. america. >> we tell the human store ri from around the block, across how much weight that gets in happened in louisiana yesterday. how much weight that gets in happened in louisiana yesterday. >>> now we tourn a school shooting near atlanta. authorities have released the tape of a 911 call made during the shooting on tuesday. on the tape a school bookkeeper talks to the man accused of opening fire. you can hear her giving the operator
on cairo protests. a hostage standoff at a louisiana bank ends in gunfire just hours ago. >>> billionaire carl icahn shakes up the apple cart with a huge buy. >>> plus, jesse jackson jr. is sentenced to prison today. and everybody loves a winner. we'll show you 16 of them. >>> good morning. we begin with breaking developments overnight in what's already been a bloody day in egypt. this morning, egyptian forces moved in to try to clear camps held by supporters of ousted president mohamed morsis. dozens have been killed and thousands injured. we're live in cairo. good morning, ayman. >> reporter: we know that the option began this morning and two major squares here in the capital cairo. one of those squares has been cleared out, firmly in the control of egyptian security forces. tanks and armored personal carriers have been deployed in another part of cairo the major sit-in is ongoing. security officials have been killed. we also understand that according to members of the muslim brotherhood and their supporters up to 150 protesters have been killed. in the coming hours we'll get more infor
the winners. >>> all right. michael, thank you very much. >>> a small community deep in louisiana's cajan community is being swallowed by a sinkhole. >> bayou corn is truly a paradise. >> reporter: one year ago the people here began to sense something was wrong. >> you could not walk outside. >> reporter: the smell of natural gas and crude oil was swirling around. the ground was trembling. and it was may 30, 2012, that dennis and wife floeting down the bayou noticed these bubbles coming straight up out of the water. natural gas, and then to the left, 50 feet, down this bio, a sinkhole was forming. what used to be a beautiful marsh was now being sucked into the earth. >> trees were bobbing and then they would just sink. >> reporter: state and federal regulators arrived. assumption parish ordered the evacuation of the residents while officials tried to figure out what was happening. >> to our knowledge this has never happened anywhere in the world. >> houston based texas brian, louisiana says, is responsible. extracting and drilling for salt say they caused the collapse of the earth. and ac
.m. in the east. we're going to begin with a tense 12-hour standoff at a bank in louisiana. it is now over, and this morning with the hostage-taker dead and two of the hostages shot. it happened in st. joseph, that's near louisiana's northeast border near mississippi. alina, what you can tell us? >> reporter: zoraida, this is still a very active scene. we're going to zoom into the bank so you can see the police remain here. investigators continue to comb the bank for vefd. now louisiana state police have identified the alleged hostage-taker as 20-year-old fuaed abdo ahmed. authorities say ahmed walked into this tensas state bank with a gun and took three employees hostage-over the course of 12 you hours, ahmed made several demands, even leased a female hostage. just before midnight, local time, a s.w.a.t. team stormed the bank because the gunman, according to police, threatened to kill the hostages. ahmed was shot dead. police say he shot dead both hostages before he was killed. the man and women were taken to separate hospitals in the area. at last check, according to police, they are lis
in the louisiana bayou. >> egypts former long time leader mubarak could be released from a cairo prison at any time. the 85-year-old has been held in maximum security since he was forced out of power two years ago during the arab spring uprising. wednesday, an egyptian court ordered his release. he'll be placed under house arrest awaiting retrial on charges he ordered the killing of hundreds of protestors. we are joint live from cairo. jonathan, has there been any indication when mubarak will be moved from prison to house arrest? >> that is the big question this afternoon, rochelle. we understand that the lawyers are inside that prison south of cairo discussing the circumstances and case. as you mentioned, a court yesterday cleared the way for the massive revolution in 2011. >> we are showing live pictures of the there has already been such loss and blood shed that people are concentratinging on more urgent matters. >> the fort hood gunman has been acts as his own lawyer, which surprised many when he rested his case wednesday without calling a single witness. he faces execution if convicted of 45 c
a remarkable scene in louisiana caught on camera, everything vanishing in 30 seconds but what caused it and could it happen near you. here's abc's matt gutman tonight. >> reporter: this is not an optical illusion. a stand of trees seemly melting into this swamp in louisiana is being swallowed into a massive sink hole, sucking everything down with it. watch those trees again dipping slowly at first and then quickly vanishing into the hole. scientists say it's more than a football field deep. it's near an old salt mine. workers were using water to dissolve and pump out the salt deep underground and eventually pumped out enough to make the ground give way. now the earth slowly moves into the cavern causing growing sink holes above. >> it's going to continue to grow until it finds a point where it can support itself. >> reporter: the sink hole appeared a year ago. 150 households were evacuated and the state is suing the company that mined the salt. sink holes are common and often occur naturally. this one in downtown guatemala city bore a hole big enough to swallow the statue of liberty.
of the house and a grand lady from louisiana, ms. lindy boggs. they was a pioneer and trail blazer for the state of louisiana. she served louisiana's second congressional district following the death of her husband, h lambings e boggs. she was the first woman to represent the state of louisiana in congress and founder of the congresswoman's caucus. mr. scalise: in tribute to her service as a pioneer for women, the congressional women's reading room is rightfully named in her honor down the hall. she was the first woman and only louisiana ambassador to the holy see in the tenure of pope john paul ii. lindy effortlessly balanced her role as a respected leader and loving mother. she loved her city of new orleans, in fact, lived on bourbon street for many of her later years in new orleans. she loved her beloved tulane university and in fact, just recently, she and her daughter cokie participated in a benefit for tulane university in new orleans. she's somebody who will be dearly missed and somebody who we are honored to have, to be able to call a former colleague of ours here in the ho
? most people said new york with california and louisiana also getting nods. favorite state? california followed by colorado. most arrogant and rudest, new york and new york. hottest residents, california. weirdest accents? massachusetts and then louisiana and alabama and minnesota and new york and new jersey. and finally, most beautiful scenery? colorado. i believe we have tape of a first time visitor to the rocky mountains. they are magestic. don't even know what that means. jake, new york was voted the most arrogant and the rudest. is that because people who are not from new york are just jealous a-holes? >> absolutely. to be honest i was shocked to find out there was other states beyond new york or california. they don't do any show business in those other states and i don't care. >> buck, texas came in first for the state people would like to see kicked out of the union. is it wise to mess with texas? i am told 245 is a bad thing to do. >> you don't mess with texas. th is a business insider poll. business insider with a lot of finance guys so watch msnbc. yes, i said. it that's why
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louisiana. during negotiations, officials saying the 20 year old said he was going to kill the hostages, that's when police stormed the building. ahmed's family owns a store across the street. ahmed took three bank employees hostage tuesday afternoon. >>> hopeful news for a teen in dire need of a heart transplant. it has made 15-year-old anthony stokes a candidate for a donor heart. anthony was initially denied a spot on a transplant list because of what they called noncompliance. his mother believes he was being punished for having poor grades and a run-in with the law. >>> san diego mayor bob filner is vowing to fight amid sexual harassment claims. in a written statement responding to the demands for a recall, he touted the city's progress during his term. filner just returned from a two-week stint in therapy. now he's facing more problems. political reports the locks in his office have been changed. and four san diego hooters restaurants are boycotting filner, saying he will not be served. more than a dozen women are accusing the san diego mayor of sexual harassment. >>> new york may
with breaking news from louisiana where a hostage situation turned deadly at the bank in the town of st. joseph's. police say gunman killed one person and shot another before a member of the s.w.a.t. team shot him after the 12-hour siege. the 20-year-old took three hostages just after noon yesterday. he released one after nine ho s hours. police spokesman said that the gunman was a paranoid schizophrenic and had planned to do harm. >>> we're following new clashes overnight in egypt. the muslim brotherhood are claiming that dozens of its brothers are dead. they fired tear gas at the crowds to break up a sit-in that was supporting former president mohamed morsi who was removed from power last month. ayman joins us from cairo. what's the latest? >> reporter: good morning, brian. the operations as we understand it is still ongoing. it became after 6:30 a.m. here in the capital of cairo. one of those has been completely cleared out and now completely under the control of egyptian police and the military. the other one is still ongoing and that seems to be the area where the flash point continues. n
and the plane was en route from louisville, kentucky. >>> central louisiana where two hostages remain in critical condition after police stormed the bank where they had been held hostage for 12 hours. captor was killed in the police raid but only after they shot the man and woman. police say the suspect was a paranoid schizophrenic. >>> to wall street, big news out of europe. the recession is over. for a look at how it will affect trading here in the united states. let's head to the new york stock exchange as the bell rings and check in with alison kosik. good morning, alison. >> it's not affecting trading. after two years of no growth, the euro zone is now showing growth and the market is taking it. but it is good news. the recession is over in europe. you look at the growth, though. not super strong but growth nonetheless. keep in mind, europe is one of our biggest trading partners. you look at the companies feeling the pinch of the recession. ford has been losing money in europe. mcdonald's recently said it has been struggling in europe. same with caterpillar, the equipment maker.
...incredible video from louisiana where a sinkhole swallow as group of trees on camera. an official in the parish had his cameras rolling when trees began disaffairing. the sinkhole has been growing for a year and it really kicked into high gear yesterday and can you see 20 seconds from start to finish for the trees to completely disaffair and the sinkhole was caused by a salt dome that began collapsing in august and it is estimated to be 25 abeers in size. >> unbelievable video. >> coming up next, an update for you on the breaking news in southern california. >> a tour bus crashed and there are dozens of >> we follow breaking news from southern california, a tour burst overfunded on the 210 freeway in los angeles county originating in monterey park. it is laying on its side. no one was hurt critically but there are 35 injuries. c.h.p. is now letting some cars through after shutting down the freeway entirely. >> four people were flown to the hospital but we don't know about their injuries. >> we will show you the new pedestrian and bicycle path on the new eastern span of the bay bridge the. >> a famo
a tragic development following last night's hostage stand off in st. joseph, louisiana. one of two hostages has died. police say the gunman opened fire on both hostages as a swat team moved in. she was shot and killed by police. the second is hospitalized in critical condition at this hour. >>> to new jersey, where real housewives stars are headed to court in just about half an hour from now. all right. hopefully it won't end up like that. in an hour and a half we're expecting them to make an appearance in court. how is the couple expected to plead to mortgage and other fraud charges? >> as many times as i've seen that video i can act that scene out by now. their attorney is telling cnn that their clients will plead not guilty. they're expected to be in court at 2:30. they're alleged to have con fired w-2 form, tax returns and other pay documents to trick banks into lending them money. they are also accused of perjury and if they are convicted they could each face up to 50 years in prison. joe could be deported as a result of this case or another one where he's charged with using his brothe
sboog florida and into georgia. as we get through saturday, we see it spread back to louisiana and mississippi. notice toward the mid-atlantic, the moisture and chance for showers, nothing like the south. either way, the clouds are moving in. heavy rain toward texas. still raining in the southeast. we are talking about the combination bringing eight inches of rain that have been soaked. >> the rain is really stuck there in the southeast. >> this unbelievable amount of rain. this summer, we have seen way over, 10 to 15 inches over. >> how many inches of rain have they seen? >> every place is different but some ten to 15. >> thank you. >>> kind of good news/bad news. it's a deal for the believers convinced we are not alone on the universe. do you believe this? >> yeah. >> the cia is officially acknowledging the existence of super secret area 51. the documents include a map of the location in the nevada desert. would you go, berman? >> mm-hmm. >> you would? >> mm-hmm. >> they said it's a testing sight for surveillance during the cold war. >> you believe that? >> i do. >> if they a
in louisiana say an 8-year-old boy shot and killed his 87-year-old caregiver after playing a violent video game. police say the boy was playing grand theft auto 4 minutes before he grabbed the gun in the home and then shot her. the child told police that it was an accident. he won't face charges under a louisiana law. a child under the age of 10 is exempt from criminal responsibility. >>> and tomorrow, president obama awards the medal of honor for conspicuous gallantry to army staff sergeant carter. carter risked his life to get ammunition to fellow soldiers in a deadly taliban attack in afghanistan nearly four years ago. the names of all eight men who died on that day are engraved on a steel band that carter wears on his wrist. >>> and donald trump is facing a huge lawsuit from the state of new york. the attorney general says the billionaire's trump university committed fraud and scammed students for thousands of dollars. cnn business correspondent alison kosik is in new york to tell us what this is all about and how much money this state is trying to get out of donald trump. >> reporter: the
into a sinkhole beneath a louisiana bayou. water rushing down beneath the trees like a drain. >> makes you wonder how does something like this happen and could it happen near you? abc's matt gutman went in search of answers. >> they're moving. they're moving, john. >> reporter: this is not an optical illusion. a standard tree, seemingly, melting into the swamp in bayou corridor, louisiana, being swallowed into a massive sinkhole, sucking everything down with it. watch the trees again -- dipping slowly at first then quickly vanishing into the hole. scientists say more than a football field deep. the sinkhole near an old salt line. workers using water to dissolve and pump out the salt. eye vently they pumped out enough to give the ground way. and the earth moves into the cavern causing ever growing sinkholes above. >> it will continue to grow where it finds a point where it can support itself. >> reporter: the sinkhole appeared a year ago. 150 household were evacuated. now the state is suing the company that mined the salt. but sink holes are common. and often occur naturally. this one in downtown
this morning." >>> a deadly end overnight to a standoff in louisiana. police say a mentally unstable man took three people hostage in the small river town of st. joseph. now, a look at the violent end to the siege. [ sirens ] >> reporter: the deadly standoff began around noon tuesday. when authorities say a gunman armed with a rifle and handgun, took three people hostage at this st. joseph's bank in rural northeast louisiana. >> we still been able to talk to him. they've asked for some food and provisions. >> reporter: law enforcement agencies were called in to assist with negotiations that dragged on for nearly 12 hours. but officials pledged to do whatever was necessary. >> the teams we have can be in place for a long period. we're going to be here as long as it takes. >> reporter: a female hostage was released later in the day. but police tell cbs news that around midnight s.w.a.t. teams were forced to kill the gunman after he shot the two remaining victims. apparently because his demands weren't met. >> fuad abdo ahmed was the perpetrator's name. he is deceased at the
: a fox news alert and the alert is that it's dark outside as well as this, a hostage at a louisiana bank over. the gunman had been killed. >> kidnapped teen hannah anderson breaking her silence on-line how she says abductor james dimaggio tricked her. >>brian: dad, does this look familiar? the concert your kids are dying to go to. what's the experience like for you, because you don't want them to go alone? we have got the pictures of what parents have to go through to keep their kids happy and safe. "fox & friends" starts now. ♪ >> you're watching "fox & friends." >> what was the hiccup for? >>gretchen: i guess they thought i had a night on the town before. maybe you did because you're back. >>brian: i'm back from vacation and we're in a temporary studio. we can see people outside for the first time since 1974. >>gretchen: two people. >>brian: all these people saying why am i up, but here we go. huge three-hour show still on this couch which is a little bit low. i feel like this is children's furniture. >>gretchen: i like this sofa. my legs finally reach the bottom after seven years. >
. >> a train carrying hazardous materials derails in louisiana forcing the evacuation of 100 homes. one person went to the hospital complaining of eye irritation. more than 20 cars went off the tracks near lawtell, about 60 miles west of baton rouge. two cars of the train were leaking. one of them is leaking sodium hydroxide, which can cause injuries or even death if it is inhaled or touches the skin. the other is leaking lube oil. >> new york police say an officer shot and killed a 14-year-old boy -- who had shot at another person. n-y-p-d says the officer fired only after the teen did not drop his weapon when asked. the teen, identified as shaaliver douse, was hit in the jaw. he died at the scene. the officer was hired in january and was patrolling a so-called "impact" area, which means it has high crime rates. the investigation is >> closing arguments in the trial of reputed boston mob boss james "whitey" bulger are set to begin today. bulger erupted during proceedings friday, angrily addressing the judge and calling his murder trial "a sham." during the trial, jurors have heard from some 7
. in fact, it is a revelation when a republican congressman like louisiana's david vitter says he will do the job he was elected to do. >> is your office going to help constituents who might simply want to buy insurance? >> well, we are helping folks in any way we can to get them good information. we field calls e everyday in my offices around louisiana to try to help people with individual questions and circumstances, and i would encourage folks to call our office to try to get that guidance and help. >> suicide caucus take note, a republican senator will answer calls from the people who elected them even if the questions are about something that he doesn't like. joining me today is host msnbc's disrupt karen finney and host of "up" with steve kornacki, and joining us from oklahoma city is a rpt congressman from oklahoma's fourth district deputy majority whip tom cole, and thank you for joining us while you are on the recess. and i hope that the august heat is not as hot over there as other parts of the country, although we are hearing according to the associated press that during one of
. >>> new this morning a hostage and gunman are both dead after a 12-hour standoff in rural louisiana. police officers s.w.a.t. team and bomb squad members surrounded this bank in a small town of st. joseph. authorities say the 20-year-old gunman was schizophrenic and negotiations were no longer possible when they moved in around midnight. >> he had voices in his head. one of the demands was he wanted this device removed. his indication was that he was through, he was going to kill a hostage. >> authorities shot and killed the gunman but not before he shot both hostages. one of the victims is dead and the second hostage was taken to the hospital in critical condition. >>> a final decision on the opening of the new span of the bay bridge is expected in the next 49 hours but steps are already being made to get the bridge ready for a possible september deadline. caltrans actually turned the lights on last night and kpix 5 reporter anne makovec gives us a look into the progress under way. some good news perhaps, right, anne? >> reporter: yeah. we are waiting for that news. it's going to c
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hostage situation in rural louisiana ended in tragedy overnight. police officers, s.w.a.t. team and bomb squad members surrounded this bank in the northeastern town of st. joseph. officers say the 20-year-old man held two bank employees at gunpoint when authorities moved in after stalled negotiations the gunman shot both hostages. based on what police found in the man's apartment they say robbery was never his intent. >> written notes, plans, he actually had a book for negotiations exactly how those negotiations would take place. questions that he would be asked, things that they would be expecting of him. >> police shot and killed the suspect the second hostage was taken to the hospital in critical condition. >>> 4:49 now. two "a" list celebrities are asking lawmakers in sacramento for protection from the paparazzi. halle berry and jennifer garner are asking to limit the paparazzi's ability to photograph children of celebrities saying it's about keeping their children safe. >> what this bill would do was give us our rights back so that we can protect our children. when they're too clos
protesters were killed, and 80 protesters were injured. >> a hostage situation in rural louisiana lasts nearly twelve hours before police were forced to end it. two hostages were shot as police stormed a bank in northeastern louisiana. they had set a midnight deadline after they say negotiations were no longer possible. authorities say the suspect, 20-year-old fuaed abdo ahmed, never intended to rob the bank -- rather, he was trying to make a statement. >> he was mad at people who he said more mean to him. he heard voices in his head. he stated that he wants at have eight device removed from his head. >> initially, there were three hostages -- all bank employees. police negotiated the release of one, but they say when the gunman said he was going to kill the other hostages, they had to move in. police say ahmed managed to shoot both hostages before he was gunned down by police. one of those hostages died. >> a bus driver is speaking out after being shot by a passenger in seattle. 64-year-old deloy dupuis says he feels good to be alive. this is just a day after he was shot in the cheek a
nuclear plant on the mississippi river in louisiana. barbed wire fencing, roaming s.w.a.t. teams, double-sealed doors and hardened concrete protect the nuclear core and the pool that holds spent fuel rods. but because the nation's plants are at least 30 years old, often with communities nearby, experts say hardening them to 20 century standards would be both costly and challenging. nationwide, 65 of 100 working reactors sit within close proximity to population centers, one in three americans lives within 50 miles of a nuclear reactor, including new york, boston, philly, charlotte, chicago, miami, baton rouge, and san diego. 50 miles is considered the potential contamination zone. today the nuclear regulatory commission insisted it has strengthened security requirements for commercial nuclear power plants and remains confident that these important facilities are adequately protected. while reactors may remain a target, any new security requirements are now highly unlikely. tom costello, nbc news, washington. >>> the stock market got pummeled today, the worst day's drop in eight weeks, tri
and thunderstorms will continue today from eastern louisiana to the carolinas. it'll be cool and rainy across the mid-atlantic and dry in the midwest. some heavy downpours are expected in the west. >>> in sports, the red sox/yankees rivalry may not be what it once was, but last night's game was a reminder how bitter things can get between the two teams. alex rodriguez at the plate in the second inning when he gets hit by a pitch. the benches clear. yankees's manager joe girardi gets tossed for arguing with the home plate umpire. a-rod gets his revenge. he hits a long two-run homer to center field to sprk a sixth inning rally. the yankees win 9-6 and take two out of three to boston. >>> the rays and blue jays play a tight one in tampa bay. evan longoria starts things off with the rays with a solo home run in the first inning. then with two outs in the second inning edwin encarnacion connects. in the bottom of the tenth jose lobaton ends it for tampa bay. the solo home run gives the rays a 2-1 win. >>> the l.a. dodgers were on their way to winning the 11th straight game, but a pair of errors fr
as this one caught on video. watch as the trees simply disappear into the sinkhole in louisiana's bayou country. the water churns as a sinkhole opens up. a local official says the sinkhole is active this morning. it continues to grow. no homes are in danger. an evacuation route is being put together. >> amazing video. >> that's incredible. incredible pictures. >>> a major milestone for the new york yankees. >> here's neil and stan at espn with all of the details. >> i'm stan verrett. this is neil everett. and once again, he's hitting leadoff. >> we're going to start at yankee stadium. that seems the site of where the stage is what it was for ichiro suzuki. that's his 4,000th career hit. when you take his career in japan and major league baseball. he was overwhelmed by the response he got. and he joins pete rose and ty cobb, the only three players in baseball history, with 4,000 hits. that was a historic hit. this was the game-winning hit. alfonso soriano. dickey and ichiro used to be teammates in seattle. ichiro got the big hit off of. and the pickoff, for davis. mariano rivero gets him
astronauts cannot go out because an italian not was almost killed. >> in louisiana a sink hole swallow as group of trees and caught on camera, look at this, an official had a camera rolling when the trees disappeared before his eyes and the sin hole has been growing for a year now but, really, it kicked into high gear yesterday. it only takes 20 seconds for the trees to disappear and is caused by a salt dome that started collapsing in august and estimated to be almost 25 acres in size. >> convicted army private bradley manning plans to live out his live as a woman, he was sentenced yesterday to 35 years in military prison if leaking more than 700,000 classified documents to wikileaks. this morning the 25-year-old provided a written statement to a competing network saying he plans to live as a woman names chelsea manning and wants to begin hormone therapy. here he is dressed as a woman in 2010 and the attorney says he struggled with gender identity as a gay soldier and that is part of the reason for leaking the information. >> trade group for the importantgraphy industry is calling for
incredible video from louisiana showing a sinkhole swallowing trees whole yesterday. you can see trees moving very slowly -- and then the momentum carries and down they go into the water. finally they disappear. according to officials, the sinkhole opened last august. and it has been growing ever since. incredible. >> amazing video there. >>> this afternoon they are having a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new facility at the oakland zoo. the biodiversity center is devoted to conserving endangered and threatened animals, plants and habitats. one thing it will do is take care of young animals until they can make it on their own. >> we'll be raising some of these animals from, in the frogs' cases, tadpoles up to juveniles and adults before we let them back into the wild. and this will give them a better chance after surviving their natural predators. >> the oakland zoo is working with the san francisco zoo and sonoma state university on a program to research, raise and release western pond turtles back into the wild. the center will not be open to the public. >>> it's time to eat now. we're talki
're about to see a rising tide, an underwater sink hole swallowing up a grove of trees in louisiana. it appears west of new orleans last year prompting an evacuation. since then, state and federal asians have been monitoring it. the sink hole is active and expected to grow. officials making plans for detours around the sink hole for highway 70. >> wow. >> about all of it. >> i know. >> really odd sight. >> strange. >> let's update the weather forecast. >> sunny skies coast to inland a little bit of low clouds near the coastline. tomorrow, a typical summer time day with high temperatures 80s in the east. low 90s west up at great falls and denver. 97 down u]je dallas not unusual. across california tomorrow warm to hot as well, high temperatures into the 90 hz in chico. 108 in palm springs so across the state quite warm. highs reaching into upper 80s this places like antioch ask livermore. 80 in san jess yeah. upper 70s bayside locations. mid to upper 60s on the coast. heading towards end of the week still pleasant, sunny, dry and mild. >> still ahead at 4:00 face book back to school g
posted on that. a massive sinkhole in louisiana forced 350 people from their homes, and now it has taken down some 40-foot-tall trees. the sinkhole appeared more than a year ago in this swamp south of baton rouge. last night, as the water suddenly swirled, the trees were swallowed up in one big gulp. the sinkhole covers 24 acres. it is still growing. something that has been buried for millions of years has been recovered just outside washington. we'll have that story next. ,, lowering the cost. next on kpix-5 weather talent appears at wx center with generic pinpoint filling monitor then we take special >> schieffer: congress is on vacation and it's fairly quiet on capitol hill, so chip reid went digging for news down on the shore of the potomac river, and he came up with something really big, really. >> reporter: i saw a portion of a bone sticking out of the cliff about three feet above where the cliff meets the beach. >> reporter: john bachman has been hunting for fossils along the potomac river for 25 years. >> i recognized it as a portion of a skull. >> reporter: what was your excitem
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